American Silver Two-Handled Cup
John Coney, Boston, circa 1687
Of tapering cylindrical form, with a molded foot and two later scrolled handles, the body engraved Ex dono Wm Browne senr Esque. Height 5 1/8 inches, approximately 11 ounces.
First Church, Salem Massachusetts, 1687
Christie's New York January 18, 2007 either lot 63 or 64
E. Alfred Jones, Old Silver of American Churches, 1913, p. 419, illus. pl. CXXVII
Hermann Frederick Clarke, John Coney, Silversmith 1655-1722, 1932, cat. no. 6
Patricia Kane, Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers, 1998, p. 322
C Estate of a New York Lady
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